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(often followed by `of') not aware
"seemed unaware of the scrutiny"; "unaware of the danger they were in"; "unaware of the newborn hope"; "the most unaware person I've known"
not aware or informed; lacking knowledge
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from aware, or wary.
It is my father’s face,
Whom, in this conflict, I unawares have kill’d. William Shakespeare.
Firm we subsist; yet possible to swerve,
And fall into deception unaware. John Milton.
A pleasant beverage he prepar’d before,
Of wine and honey mix’d; with added store
Of opium: to his keeper this he brought,
Who swallow’d unawares the sleepy draught,
And snor’d secure. Dryden.
’Tis a sensation like that of a limb lopp’d off; one is trying every minute unawares to use it, and finds it is not. Alexander Pope.
Take heed lest you fall unawares into that inconvenience you formerly found fault with. Edmund Spenser.
Lest destruction come upon him at unawares, and let his net that he hath hid, catch himself. Psalm xxxvi. 8.
My hand, unawares to me, was, by the force of that endeavour it just before employed to sustain the fallen weight, carried up with such violence, that I bruised it. Boyle.
He breaks at unawares upon our walks,
And, like a midnight wolf, invades the fold. Dryden.
Though we live never so long, we are still surprized: we put the evil day far from us, and then it catches us unawares, and we tremble at the prospect. William Wake.
Unaware is an American science-fiction horror thriller film directed by Sean Bardin and Robert Cooley. It follows a vacationing couple who discover something disturbing on a rural Texas ranch. Like the films Paranormal Activity (2007) and The Blair Witch Project (1999), Unaware is an independent feature presented in "found footage" format. The producers have also followed in marketing the film to potential fans via Eventful.
Unaware refers to the lack of knowledge, consciousness, or realization about something. It signifies a state of not being informed or not having specific information about a topic or situation.
not aware; not noticing; giving no heed; thoughtless; inattentive
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-a-wār′, adv. without being or making aware: suddenly: unexpectedly—also Unawares′.—At unawares, unexpectedly, at a sudden disadvantage.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'unaware' in Adjectives Frequency: #934
The numerical value of unaware in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of unaware in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
As long as you're Unaware, you lead a miserable life. The moment you're aware of all that is happening around you, You have arrived Home; it is only then that you relish what life brings in; but if you're unaware, even the greatest moments bring despair.
Nature does not loathe virtue it is unaware of its existence.
We were previously unaware of any issue as it relates to the specific sale of this product at our stores.
God has placed in each soul an apostle to lead us upon the illumined path. Yet many seek life from without, unaware that is within them.
The product was supplied to us by a third party, and we are looking into this matter further, we were previously unaware of any issue as it relates to the specific sale of this product at our stores.
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